23rd annual Truckin’ for Kids Truck Drags and Show &
Shine contest will kick off the drag-racing season Sept. 20-21 at
the Los Angeles County Raceway in Palmdale, CA.
for Kids raises money for various children’s charities. The primary
beneficiary of the 2003 show is the Children’s Center of the Antelope
Valley, which aids abused children and provides counseling for the
families of at-risk youth.
annual event promises participants two full days of family fun.
Saturday brings out the pickup trucks for drag racing. And there
is a Show & Shine contest. There will be a big rig light show
Saturday evening after a barbecue and entertainment.
big rigs strut their stuff Sunday with a Show & Shine contest,
working competitions, truck drags and super truck drags. Vendor
booths and special exhibitions will be set up for viewing on both
year, Truckin’ for Kids raised more than $30,000 for the children’s
charities. Since its inception, the all-volunteer committee has
raised more than $500,000. For more information on helping or to
register your truck, call (208) 448-2811, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.truckinforkids.com.
Payment and pre-registration is due by Aug. 23. Tax-deductible corporate
sponsorships are also available.